qiu




the zeitalter of anti-qiu with the shady attitude of basement techno

the flux creates, the corporation reproduces. in the material reality, practices of techno are calculations of the creations of the flux --- a flux that uses the corporation as a zeitalter to deconstruct sounds, patterns, and emotions. with the reduced rationalization of the electronic environment, the vinyl performer qiu is conceiving a point where it will be free from the corporation to consume immersions into the parameters of the globalized reality. work of herr krause legt kabel contains 10 minimal shockwave engines (also refered to as "soundtoys") that enable the user to make high fashionable audio/visual body moves, to "freak your body".

measuring chains, constructing realities
putting places into forms
a matrix of illusion and disillusion
a strange attracting force

so that a seduced reality will be able spontaneously to feed on it herr qiu's work investigates the nuances of modulations through the use of slow motion and close-ups which emphasize the generative nature of dj-conciousness. qiu explores abstract technoid dance sceneries as motifs to describe the idea of imaginary reality. using noisy loops, non-linear narratives, and "keller"-motion tech tracks as patterns, qiu creates meditative environments which suggest the expansion of time ...

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